LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > LinuxQuestions.org > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Password
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 06-04-2008, 09:41 PM   #1
LXer
LXer NewsBot
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 73,115

Rep: Reputation: 82
LXer: Ubuntu fix: Login screen too big, regular screen just right


Published at LXer:

I've had this problem on one machine ever since I installed Ubuntu 8.04 LTS. It's a triple boot, with Ubuntu 6.06 LTS on one of the other partitions, and I never had this problem with the older LTS installation. Basically, the Ubuntu login screen in 8.04 is too large to fit in the dimensions of the monitor. Once I'm logged in, my resolution is 1024x768, which is exactly how I want it. But the login screen is so huge, I don't get the Options menu on the bottom, which comes in handy if I want to log in with another window manager.

Read More...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
how to change boot screen,splash screen,login themes while custmzing ubuntu cd project_sap Linux - Newbie 1 04-07-2008 07:12 AM
[SOLVED] Why cannot login as root on the regular login screen StefanP Linux - Newbie 10 04-26-2007 05:01 AM
Login screen "too big" for screen NNP Debian 6 02-14-2006 12:13 PM
GDM/KDM Login Screen too big for screen on ATI 3D Rage Pro daemon_14 Linux - Software 0 01-14-2006 01:34 PM
BIG PROBLEM!!! Fedora Core 3 login screen SpiderIRE Linux - Software 0 01-28-2005 10:24 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:51 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration